November 13, 2010 |
In a little more than a month, Larry King will leave his first-floor studio on Sunset and Cahuenga. His last regularly scheduled program on CNN will be done. A driver will shuttle King home to Beverly Hills and a new life. But don't you dare call it retirement. The radio-turned-television personality, who turns 77 on Friday, will be making four specials a year for CNN. He'll be speaking to charitable groups. He'd like to do a little stand-up, Friars Club style. (If he lands that biggest of all interviews, King knows the first question he'd ask God: "Do you have a son?
October 29, 2010 |
Ron Artest considered doing something goofy and decided against it. No boxer shorts. No fake beards. No nonsense. He played it straight on "Larry King Live," unlike his other appearances on nighttime talk shows. He did the right thing, it turned out. The Lakers forward said his website attracted 1.7 million page views during his time on Larry King's show Wednesday to promote the fact he was raffling off his championship ring to benefit mental health. In fact, Artest had too many visitors to the website, ronartest.
September 9, 2010 |
After months of speculation, CNN announced Wednesday that it had hired Piers Morgan, the British newspaper editor best known to U.S. audiences as a judge on NBC's "America's Got Talent," to take over its 9 p.m. talk-show slot currently hosted by Larry King. Hoping to bolster its flagging prime-time lineup, the Time Warner-owned network settled on Morgan after delicate and wide-ranging negotiations that cleared numerous obstacles, including the host's visa status and his role on "America's Got Talent," which he is expected to continue.
August 5, 2010
The Early Show Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America Sylvester Stallone. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV Regis and Kelly Christiane Amanpour. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Lorraine Bracco ("Rizzoli & Isles"); Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo. (N) 10 a.m. KABC Rachael Ray Khloe Kardashian. 2 p.m. KCBS The Oprah Winfrey Show p.m. KABC Dr. Phil 4 p.m. KCBS Larry King Live (N)